In The News
September 19, 2018 - Waterpaw wins Aquascape Conservationist Award
September 19, 2018 - LETTERS – Devastation at Camp Sea-Gull?
September 19, 2018 - Celebrate the life of Boyne City’s Roni Fish
September 19, 2018 - Boyne City Commission meeting highlights
September 19, 2018 - Study says Medicaid expansion boosted financial health of low-income Michiganders
September 18, 2018 - #473 Boyne City Gazette Sept. 19
September 17, 2018 - Boyne police investigating church graffiti
September 17, 2018 - Gov. Snyder says foreign investment key to Michigan success
September 17, 2018 - Healthy Michigan waiver hoped to protect local healthcare
September 16, 2018 - U.S. Senate passes bill to update Great Lakes Environmental Sensitivity Index Maps
September 16, 2018 - Michigan Supreme Court October oral arguments
September 13, 2018 - Grant supports mental health tech in Michigan
September 12, 2018 - Michigan’s new way to explore 545,000 career openings
September 12, 2018 - Steps to safeguard your property during Boyne City sewer cleaning project
September 12, 2018 - UPDATE: Boyne water main still under repair
September 12, 2018 - Boyne woman part of ArtPrize; day trip planned to Grand Rapids
September 12, 2018 - Boyne City goals, parking, statue discussed
September 12, 2018 - Michigan’s new anti-fraud unit in Dept. of Insurance and Financial Services
September 12, 2018 - Cole lauds Boyne on being named Great American Main Street semifinalist
September 11, 2018 - Water main break in Boyne City
  • Gov. Rick Snyder signs bills reducing taxes for all Michiganders

    Michigan taxpayers will be saving more money under a package of bills signed yesterday by Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder. “By working to enact a simple and fair solution to fix the unintended consequences of the federal tax plan, we are ensuring that Michiganders are able to keep more of their hard-earned money,” Gov. Snyder said….

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  • McLaren Northern Michigan lifts influenza visitor restriction

    The visitor restriction at McLaren Northern Michigan hospital in Petoskey was lifted as of 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 28, 2018. The visitor restriction was implemented to protect patients and visitors due to a rise in influenza cases and limited visitor access to those over 12 years of age and patient’s immediate family only. For the…

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  • Northern Michigan business news briefs

    Upcoming local business events include a regional networking event, the NLEA Luncheon, the latest on internet service coming to rural Charlevoix County, and the Boyne Area Chamber of Commerce’s next Business After Hours event.

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  • Boyne Police incident reports Feb. 12-18

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, February 12, 2018 0856 Report of possible identity theft from Ray St 0901 Vehicle unlock in the 100 block of River St 1602 Property damage crash at State and East.  

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  • #445 Boyne City Gazette Feb. 28

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the Boyne City Planning Commission, big money for roads in Charlevoix County, the new 9-1-1 director, major court cases, plus lots of community photos, spring cleaning & tool care tips, our local Food & Spirits feature, the need for a new Boyne Independence Day footrace director, lots of upcoming events info, business news and classifieds, a look at the life of Marie Schmittdiel, and so much more!

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  • #443 Boyne City Gazette Feb. 21

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the recent contentious meeting at the Village of Boyne Falls, parents wanting to know what Boyne Schools is doing about recent bomb threats, lots of community photos, our big health and wellness section, business and cops & courts, a feature on Boyne City High School graduate Alison Burnell, plenty of sports, pictures from the Boyne Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Hours, upcoming events, and so much more!

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  • Need work? NAI factory in Gaylord part of 139 new jobs

    North American Interconnect, LLC (NAI), a manufacturer of wire and cable assemblies, will expand its operations in Livingston Township, which is in Otsego County, and the city of Troy, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation announced. The project is expected to generate a total capital investment of $2.7 million and create 139 jobs, resulting in a…

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  • Boyne Police incident reports Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, January 29, 2018 0252 Suspicious subject in the 600 block of E. Lincoln. 0900 Unlocked vehicle at the Post Office 1000 Damage to fence in the 400 block of High St. 1022 Threats complaint from the 200…

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  • Affordable housing theme of Boyne City joint boards meeting

    BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, EDITOR & CHRIS FAULKNOR, PUBLISHER The issue of affordable housing was not only among numerous topics discussed during last week’s annual Boyne City Joint Boards & Commissions meeting—it was the meeting’s theme. On Thursday Feb. 8, representatives from 19 of Boyne City’s business, educational, and municipal bodies gave updates on their…

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  • #442 Boyne City Gazette Feb 14

    The online version of this week’s Boyne City Gazette is FREE.
    If you like what you see, call Chris at 582-2799.
    Home delivery is about $1 per week.
    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the annual Joint Boards & Commissions meeting in Boyne City Last week, info on a new company looking to hire more than 100 people from the Northern Michigan region, a preview of this year’s Project Connect, BCHS Solo & Ensemble results, our big two-page Lent section, schools and sports news, community photos, events, and so much more!

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  • #441 Boyne City Gazette Feb. 7

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the Michael Long Par-T-Pac court appeal, a look at the draft plan for the M-75 Corridor, info on the upcoming Charlevoix Democrats meeting which will feature candidates for the Michigan House of Representatives and the First U.S. Congressional District, lots of pictures from last week’s wrestling meet, all you need to know about this weekend’s Chocolate Covered Boyne, plus cops & courts, church news, veteran of the month, classifieds & business, and much more!

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  • PHOTO GALLERY: January happenings around the Boyne area

    Included are pictures from Boyne City’s and Boyne Falls’ school board meetings, a school expo, ice boats, high school basketball, the regional spelling bee, the Fat & Flurrious Bike race, city commission business, school board appreciation, a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Ramblers basketball team, school closings not for snow days, and more!

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  • Boyne City Police incident reports Jan. 8-14

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, January 8, 2018 0837 911 hang up from the 900 block of Brockway. Misdial 0924 Report of lost billfold 0932 Report of vehicle left in the Fotchmann lot for over a week. 1040 Suspicious situation reported in…

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  • Charlevoix County College Sports Digest

    Nathaniel Veldboom (Ellsworth 2014) opened the season by capturing an event title in the 1,000-meter run at home for the Calvin College men’s indoor track and field program against Albion College with a time of 2:54.03 on Jan. 11 in Grand Rapids.

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  • Boyne City holds its own Women’s March

    On Saturday Jan. 20, on the anniversary of the 2017 National Women’s March, a similar march was held throughout the United States. In Boyne City, more than 100 people joined for their own commemorative march through town. Pictured here are some of the local attendees at Boyne City Hall, where the group ended its march….

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  • PUBLIC NOTICE: Charlevoix County Board synopsis Jan. 24

    CHARLEVOIX COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SYNOPSIS JANUARY 24, 2018 The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners met in the Charlevoix County Commissioners Room on January 24, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Five Commissioners were present. Absent, George T. Lasater. Motion approved the agenda as presented. Motion approved the consent agenda as presented. Kiersten Stark met with the Board to…

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  • #440 Boyne City Gazette Jan. 31

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features the latest on the bomb threat investigation concerning Boyne City Public Schools, a look at the Boyne City Library’s 100th birthday, lots of community photos—from ice-boating to homecoming—plenty of cops and courts news, Little Traverse Conservancy’s year-in-review, a new book-mobile coming to town, Boyne City Commission highlights, what you should know about radon, highlights from Sno-Blast, a packed events section with something for everyone, and so much more!

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  • Boyne City schools bomb threat suspect surveillance video

    Boyne City Public Schools is releasing surveillance video of the suspect from the January 24, 2018 bomb threat. The video is taken from the high school video surveillance system. It is the best view of the suspect. The Boyne City Police Department have been vigilant about investigating this incident. At this time, a release of…

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  • OBITUARY: Kerri D. Kitson Sept. 16, 1956 – Jan. 7, 2018

    Kerri D. Kitson, former East Jordan resident, passed away January 7th, 2018. She was born September 16, 1956 to Carol M. (Lawson) and Ralph E. Kitson Jr. Kerri attended school at the East Jordan campus of the Twin Valley School District. In 1983 she received her Nurses Aide Certification. Kerri loved being outdoors whether it…

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  • PUBLIC NOTICE: Charlevoix County Board Jan. 10 synopsis

    CHARLEVOIX COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SYNOPSIS JANUARY 10, 2018 The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners met in the Charlevoix County Commissioners Room on January 10, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. Six Commissioners were present. Motion approved the agenda as presented. Motion approved the consent agenda as presented. Motion approved Resolution #18-001, Approve County Expenditures. Motion approved Resolution #18-002, Grandvue…

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  • U.S. Mint to issue Michigan Pictured Rocks quarter

    The United States Mint and the National Park Service will launch the America the Beautiful Quarters Program coin honoring Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan on Wednesday Feb. 7. The ceremony will be held at the Mather Elementary School Auditorium. Additional event highlights include a performance by the Munising High School Concert Choir, a ceremonial coin pour and an…

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  • Boyne City Public Schools safety threat update

    Update on Safety Threat on Jan. 24 Superintendent Pat Little sent the following message to parents on the afternoon of the incident: Today’s dismissal was due to a bomb threat made to the three buildings on our main campus. Upon evaluating the situation, precautions were immediately made and the decision to send all K-12 students home…

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  • Text alerts now available for Mackinac Bridge closures

    With the assistance of Mackinac County 911/Emergency Management, you can sign up now for Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) text updates when the bridge is closed for poor weather or high winds, and when it reopens. Mackinac County 911, using its RAVE Alert System, will send updates and information from the MBA to users’ cell phones…

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